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Four Down Territory: Harris makes NFL debut, Henry makes history, and McDonald cooks against Vicksburg

You’re in Four Down Territory. Each week during football season we’ll highlight four notes, nuggets, stats and trends from the weekend that was in Mississippi ... Read more

12 hours ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan

Red Carpet Bowl Golf The 4th annual Red Carpet Bowl Invitational Golf Tournament is scheduled for Nov. 7 and 8 at Vicksburg Country Club. The ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Sports column: Vegan hunting photo shows how much the journalism world has changed

My call for readers to submit their hunting photos a couple of weeks ago brought an unusual and humorous submission. Melissa Karpel, a self-described “vegan ... Read more

2 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

St. Aloysius soccer player Elizabeth Theriot was named to the All-MAIS Division II District 1 team. The midfielder scored seven goals this season. Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Bulldogs stumble again in loss to Texas A&M

STARKVILLE (AP) — Texas A&M controlled the line of scrimmage and the clock. Isaiah Spiller ran for 114 yards and two touchdowns and Kellen Mond ... Read more

2 days ago by The Associated Press.

Vicksburg native Harris set to make debut with Colts

DeMichael Harris is getting his shot in the NFL. The Vicksburg native and former St. Aloysius and Southern Miss star was elevated from the practice ... Read more

2 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Kazery claims second Over the River Run title

Looking around the parking lot at the Mississippi Welcome Center on Saturday morning, Peter Kazery got a little emotional. Standing alone as the winner of ... Read more

2 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Tallulah Academy overcomes early deficit, beats Tensas

Paul Michael Machen rushed for 208 yards and four touchdowns, and Carter Sullivan scored the game-winning touchdown with about two minutes to go as Tallulah ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Glenbrook uses big plays to storm past PCA

Glenbrook Academy didn’t beat Porter’s Chapel Academy with one big play Friday night. It beat the Eagles with a bunch of them. Jackson Powell threw ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Flashes keep rolling, beat Washington

The way the Mid-South Association of Independent Schools’ power point rankings work, no playoff berth is set in stone until it is. The St. Aloysius ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Gators fall a bit short vs. Ridgeland

For a moment, it looked like the Vicksburg Gators might have another improbable comeback and last-second finish up their sleeve. Ridgeland and its all-star quarterback ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Friday’s Mississippi high school football scores

Friday’s Mississippi scores Adams Christian 35, Centreville Aca. 12 Amory 14, Nettleton 0 Baldwyn 50, Ashland 0 Biggersville 62, Coldwater 6 Biloxi 27, St. Martin ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Southern Miss postpones road game at UTEP

HATTIESBURG — For the second week in a row, COVID-19 has claimed a victory over Southern Miss’ football team. Southern Miss announced that Saturday’s game ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Smith’s game-winner lifts Hinds over Jones

RAYMOND — The best game of Connor Smith’s college football career ended with a moment he might never top. The former St. Aloysius star kicked ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

PCA trying to break through a ‘mental wall’ against Glenbrook

There is not much question that Friday’s game against Glenbrook Academy is the biggest of this season for Porter’s Chapel Academy. A win would likely ... Read more

4 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Playoff berth on the line for St. Al at Washington

It’s been a long, uneven, and sometimes downright strange road for the St. Aloysius Flashes this season. They’re arriving at the end, however, exactly where ... Read more

4 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Tennessee Titans cornerback and former Vicksburg High star Malcolm Butler had seven total tackles and two interceptions in a 42-16 win over the Buffalo Bills ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Close calls not going the Gators’ way

In any close football game, there are always one or two plays that turn the outcome. For the Vicksburg Gators, those just happen to keep ... Read more

4 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Vicksburg’s Brown on Rimington Award watch list

OXFORD — Ben Brown switched positions this season, but he’s still being regarded as one of the best offensive linemen in college football. The Ole ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Alabama coach Saban, Ole Miss players test positive for COVID-19

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama football head coach Nick Saban and athletic director Greg Byrne have tested positive for COVID-19, four days before the Southeastern ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

College football, NFL TV schedule for Oct. 14-19

COLLEGE FOOTBALL ON TV Wednesday, Oct. 14 6:30 p.m. ESPN – Coastal Carolina at Louisiana-Lafayette Thursday, Oct. 15 6:30 p.m. ESPN – Georgia State at ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

LSU-Florida game postponed because of COVID

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — No. 10 Florida and defending national champion LSU are now scheduled to play in December. Unfortunately for coach Dan Mullen, the ... Read more

5 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Senior kicker Griffin makes all-star team, chases records during Vikings’ perfect start

Whenever he lines up to kick the football, Josh Griffin has one goal — split the uprights. Warren Central’s cannon-legged senior kicker has done it ... Read more

6 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Vicksburg High running back Sha’Kori Regan carried the ball 32 times for a career-high 295 yards and two touchdowns in a 24-21 loss to Cleveland ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Gators’ Carter to coach in Mississippi All-Star Game

When his phone rang last week, Kelvin Carter did not immediately recognize the number. He answered anyway, and was taken aback when he heard the ... Read more

6 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Leach weighing changes with Bulldogs’ roster

Three weeks ago, Mississippi State was the talk of college football. Mike Leach’s Air Raid offense had just lit up LSU’s vaunted pass defense for ... Read more

6 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Saints might move home games to LSU’s Tiger Stadium

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have begun discussions with LSU about holding future home games at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, a ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Four Down Territory: Regan runs wild, Vikings’ kickers are special, and SEC offenses set records

You’re in Four Down Territory. Each week, we’ll highlight four notes, nuggets, stats and trends from the weekend that was in Mississippi high school football, ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

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